MS death row inmate gets execution date - WLBT.com - Jackson, MS

MS death row inmate gets execution date

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) -

A new execution date has been set for Mississippi's longest serving death row inmate. Richard Gerald Jordan, now 68, is set to die by lethal injection August 27.

He was sentenced to death for the kidnapping and murder of Edwina Marter back in 1976. Jordan has been on death row for 37 years.

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